telotroch

noun
telo·​troch
plural -s

Definition of telotroch

1a : the preanal tuft of cilia in a trochophore larva
b : a ciliated girdle at the hinder end of an actinotrocha or of the tornaria of hemichordates

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“Telotroch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/telotroch. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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